Daily Archive: August 4, 2017

Asia security forum to push social media use to fight extremism

MANILA (Reuters) – More than two dozen Asian countries will agree to utilize social media to counter the spread of violent extremism in the region, according to a draft...

NDA confident of Naidu's victory in VP polls

[India], August 5 (ANI): The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on Friday expressed confidence over winning the Vice Presidential polls and said their nominee M. Venkaiah Naidu will do justice...

Rishikesh-Badrinath NH 58 closed due to landslides

The Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway 58 was on Friday closed near Tota Ghati in Uttarakhand due to landslides. The landslide occurred in Tota Ghati, Mulya village, Brahmpuri villages. Earlier in...

UP: High alerts issued in flood affected Bahraich

[India], Aug 05 (ANI): Roads were submerged and houses were flooded in different villages of Uttar Pradesh’s Bahraich, as rains poured down in torrents, bringing normal life to a...

China’s Country Garden says it’s back on track in Malaysia. Is it?

The first half of 2017 has not been particularly kind to Country Garden, the Chinese property developer behind the US$100 billion metropolis being built in a special Malaysian economic...

Canada geese impaled with arrows recovering at wildlife refuge

The two birds with arrows poking through their bodies were captured on Lake Couchiching north of Lake Simcoe earlier this week and taken to a refuge where they had...

South China Sea, North Korea tensions top the agenda at Asean forum in Manila

Vietnam urged other Southeast Asian nations to take a stronger stand against Chinese expansionism in the South China Sea, as a tense regional security forum began on Saturday with...

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Icarus’ and ‘Rachel Getting Married’

Bryan Fogel sets out to test doping in cycling and ends up embroiled in scandal. And Jonathan Demme’s loving take on family dysfunction comes to Hulu. Source: US Feeds...

Shields pummels Adler to claim WBC, IBF titles

Shields pummels Adler to claim WBC, IBF titles Source: ESPN Link: Shields pummels Adler to claim WBC, IBF titles

Who will be India's new Vice President: Venkaiah Naidu vs Gopalkrishna Gandhi today

New Delhi: After electing it’s new President Kovind, India is set to get its next Vice-President today. Former union minister Venkaiah Naidu will contest against former West Bengal governor...